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ir2005 01-07-2013 03:52 PM

headers
 
Im looking for a set of good headers. is ewg anything i should consider with stock turbo?

I want to stick with unequal length

any suggestions or preferences ?

Nrw 01-07-2013 04:09 PM

UEL only? Stock or Tomei

Windy Road 01-07-2013 05:50 PM

Tomei ELH, but I'm biased.

ir2005 01-08-2013 06:20 AM

I dont want to sound like a civic

Quote:

Originally Posted by Nrw (Post 4234982)
UEL only? Stock or Tomei


doobaruGT 01-08-2013 06:33 AM

Don't think you need to consider an EWG until you get a real turbo, but that's just based on what I've read of those who know a lot more than I

Nrw 01-08-2013 08:50 AM

Funny every ELH boxer I've heard in person sounds nothing like a n/a inline four

ir2005 01-08-2013 09:02 AM

I was just wondering about the ewg I know a few people that have them and didnt know if that was worth it.

ir2005 01-08-2013 09:05 AM

A local lgt has tomei elh and his sounds like a civic in high rpms. and is raspy just like this video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riOz7TxeNZQ


Quote:

Originally Posted by Nrw (Post 4235932)
Funny every ELH boxer I've heard in person sounds nothing like a n/a inline four


Nrw 01-08-2013 09:09 AM

crappy cameras are crappy

But hey if you want to leave some performance on the table for sound, I'm not going to stop you. :)

ir2005 01-08-2013 09:16 AM

I want both as you can tell. I just dont want a loud rasp like i showed and camera could be to blame.

Windy Road 01-08-2013 09:49 AM

My car isn't raspy at all at wot. That's with a Tomei elh, catless dp, and Gms catback.

fahr_side 01-08-2013 09:50 AM

Stick with the stock manifolds and enjoy "teh rumbel mang" on the cheap. There isn't much to be had from UEL headers, especially on the puny stock turbo. Get yourself some louder mufflers and call it good. Hogzaust will get you your rumble for cents.

ir2005 01-08-2013 02:13 PM

My exhaust now is 3 inch from the turbo back to 2 little resonators for "mufflers". I didnt know if headers would be worth it.

fahr_side 01-08-2013 09:35 PM

3" catback is also overkill on the stock turbo, but at least it won't cost you any spool or lose you any torque.

Chris GTO TT 01-08-2013 09:53 PM

Srsly don't waste your money on headers if you want to keep the sound of inefficiency ... aka the subaru rumble.


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